Category Archive for "Offensive Security"

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BlackHat, BackTrack and EDB Updates

The Offsec crew is back from BlackHat and Defcon, alive and well. The PWB and AWE trainings were a blast and the crowd was awesome. The BackTrack R1 BlackHat edition release went well, with over 5500 DVDs distributed. We thank everyone who came to our booth – it was nice to put a face to some of those names…

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OSX ROP Exploit Article, EDB updates

OSX ROPA great start for our EDB DEV group. Last week we dug into some published HP vulnerabilities, and came out with 3 exploits which were published this week. Our highlight this week is an awesome writeup about a OSX ROP Exploit case study by didn0t. Check it out!

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BackTrack 5 and Exploit-DB Updates

Exciting times here at Offensive Security. Two of our most major projects are off to new and amazing directions – BackTrack and the Exploit Database. The BackTrack development team is now officially funded by Offensive Security, bringing a new era of a high quality penetration testing distribution. In addition, the EDB has started a new R&D initiative which will result in some interesting blog posts.

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How Strong Is Your Schmooze ?

Are you looking for a real Social Engineering CTF challenge? Join Social-Engineer.Org and Offensive Security in the Official Social Engineering CTF hosted at Defcon 18.

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Hacking Challenge #2 – HSIYF for Charity

Offsec has teamed up with the crew at Hackers For Charity and the world’s premier Hacker Con – BlackHat, to provide another amazing cyber hacking challenge.

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How to choose your Information Security Training

How to choose your Information Security Training

In the past couple of years, the economy has struck hard on organizations seeking to educate their employees. Training budgets have been cut down, and choosing the right course that will give you real Return on Investment is not an easy job. This is especially true in the offensive Information…

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Upcoming Courses and Security Training

Upcoming Courses and Security Training

BlackHat Offensive Security Training Courses are selling out…sign up quick! To all those who signed up – we’ve got some special things planned for you, you’re definitely in for a ride. Thanks for flying Offsec.

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PWB V.3.0 Available March 21st, 2010

The Offensive Security team is excited to announce the release date of v3.0 of the Pentesting With BackTrack Course.  On March 21, 2010 the course will be made live. The team has worked overtime to ensure the videos and labs are better than ever. With new modules, more in depth…

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Offensive Security Exploit Archive

For the past few months, Offensive Security has been working with additional exploit addicts (Rel1k) at maintaining the integrity of the Milw0rm exploit archive. For those who don’t know, Milw0rm has been dormant in the past few weeks, for reasons which remain with str0ke (he is alive, healthy and well…

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News and Updates

We’ve got a bunch of exciting news, I’ll try to make this as short and concise as possible. The guys from the Metasploit project have teamed up with Offensive Security to significantly expand our current Metasploit Unleashed public course. Work is underway! Apropos MSFU, some statistics – over 3 million…

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Free Online Information Security Training By Offensive Security

Free Online Security Training We are finally ready to present the free information security training – Metasploit Unleashed – Mastering the Framework. This resource will be a living, breathing Metasploit documentation entity. We will keep on updating and adding new modules and chapters as the MSF evolves. For a long…

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Social Engineering at its best

In conjunction with a team of social engineers, penetration testers and information security experts, www.social-engineer.org is opening its “virtual” doors today. The team at Offensive Security has been working with many contributors and specialists to put together the Webs Official Framework for Social Engineering. www.social-engineer.org will house an ever growing…

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Cracking the Perimeter – Online!

Long overdue, our live course “Cracking the Perimeter” (CTP) is finally going online. Our ETA for the live course is the 3rd of June, 2009. We have an outstanding waiting list for CTP online, so it might take a while for registration to open to the public. This course is especially…

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